Debbie Lee | Kee-Juan Han | Erica Trivett | Andrea Williams | Chelsea Mayoh | Chantel Mah | Meredith Kalaman | Joshua Beamish
Ballet Guest Artist - January 2015 & 2016 Workshops
Kee-Juan Han presently the Director of the Washington School of Ballet has also directed the Arizona Ballet School from 1993 to 2003.
dance career began in his
native Singapore, where he
training at age ten with Florrie Sinclair and Goh Soo Khim.
Upon graduation from the Australian Ballet School, he
was invited to dance with the Sydney Dance Company
, then the Goh Ballet in Canada, where he
was also trained by Lin Yee Goh to teach the Vaganova method.
Additionally, he was Principal Dancer with the Indianapolis Ballet Theatre and was a Soloist with the Boston Ballet.
international teaching experiences includes guest teaching at the Singapore Dance Theatre
, Edmonton Ballet Academy
, Sydney Dance Company
, Ballet Austin
, Atlanta Ballet, Boston Ballet
, Hubbard Street Dance Company
, Vail International Summer
of Dance festival, Jacob's Pillow, Milwaukee Ballet and the renowned Jackson International Ballet Summer School
He was also named the best teacher/coach at the Youth America Grand Prix (Long Beach) in 2000.
was full time faculty at the prestigious North Carolina School of the Arts and was the recipient of The Excellence in Teaching Award at NCSA.
He is also the co-founder of the American Ballet Competition and is also featured in the Singapore Encyclopedia.
was awarded the 2008 Dance Teacher Award for best teacher of the year.
Directorship, The Washington School of Ballet
was awarded the best youth dance performance by Washington DC/Metro Dance and The School also won the Best School Award at the Youth America Grand Prix
(Torrington) for 3 consecutive years.
Mr. Han has trained many prominent dancers, namely David Hallberg, Principal of Bolshoi Ballet and American Ballet Theater, Ginger Smith Ballerina of Ballet Arizona and many others who are dancing professionally in United States and around the World.
Mr. Han is an invited judge for numerous Ballet Competitions around the world annually and is a well sought after Master Teacher.
We were so delighted to have had Kee-Juan Han
join us for workshops in ballet technique for our school in previous seasons while he
was touring for The Washington Ballet School's summer school auditions.
We are looking very forward to his
return in January 2016.